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– Lat/Long: 39.15° N 106.17° W

Ptarmigan Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 10am Tue 19 Jan Local Time
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Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Tue night, light winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the WSW by Sun night).

Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 WSW25
30 W30
30 W30
20 W20
10 NW10
15 WNW15
15 W15
25 W25
25 W25
30 W30
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
25 SW25
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
cloudy clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 3 - 2 1
High °C
-18 -14 -15 -10 -9 -14 -11 -9 -14 -11 -10 -14 -13 -13 -16 -16 -16 -20
Low °C
-20 -14 -16 -15 -11 -15 -15 -11 -16 -16 -12 -16 -16 -14 -19 -19 -17 -22
Chill °C
-29 -25 -27 -18 -16 -21 -18 -17 -24 -21 -20 -26 -25 -25 -25 -26 -25 -29
Freezing level m
1350 1950 1350 2700 2400 1500 2450 2400 1450 2350 2300 1650 2300 2200 1450 1900 1850 750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-18-14-15-10-9-14-11-9-14-11-10-14-13-13-16-16-16-20-14-10-12-5-4-10-7-5-10-7-6-10-8-8-11-11-10-15
Sunrise
7:20 - - 7:20 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:16 - -
Sunset
- 5:09 - - 5:10 - - 5:12 - - 5:14 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 -

Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ptarmigan Peak is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Tue night, light winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Ptarmigan Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the WSW by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Ptarmigan Peak at the specific elevation of 4188 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ptarmigan Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Colorado.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Leadville Airport
15 km WNW
3028m alt.
55 minutes ago
-8.3° C
clear
Clear
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
16 km
Buena Vista
37 km S
2422m alt.
53 minutes ago
-5.0° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Red Cliff Pass Airport
37 km N
3680m alt.
53 minutes ago
-5° C
clear
Clear
11
Light winds from the S
(11 kph at 170).
16 km
Cottonwood Pass (CO)
41 km S
2995m alt.
53 minutes ago
-8° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 100).
11 km
Low: overcast
Wilkerson Pass
58 km E
3438m alt.
53 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
26
Moderate winds from the SSW
(26 kph at 210).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.